Volt Workforce Solutions Embedded Software Engineer in Waterloo, Iowa

Embedded Software Engineer in Waterloo, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contingent

  • Location: Waterloo, IA

  • Job Type: Engineering Disciplines

  • Duration: 48 weeks

  • Date Posted: 6/28/2018

  • Job ID: 123967

  • Contact Name Volt Branch

  • Phone 248/971-8101

Job Description

Volt is currently seeking a Embedded Software Engineering (C Programming).


Reviews, analyzes, and modifies programming systems including encoding, testing, debugging and documenting programs. May require a bachelor's degree. Requires 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. May report directly to a project lead or manager. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

As an Embedded Software Controls Engineer, you will design, develop, test, and document embedded software for electromechanical/electrohydraulic subsystems for agricultural equipment projects. In addition, you will: - Create and develop software per the John Deere Embedded Software Development Process. - Participate in control system design and analysis. - Participate functional/subsystem design/test requirement reviews and document results. - Verify that subsystem meets requirements, through a combination of virtual and hardware based testing including; desktop, bench, vehicle simulator testing. - Analyze current production/experimental issues, develop an understanding of the root cause and create appropriate action plans to resolve these issues. - Provide technical support during system field-testing activities on an as needed basis. - Provide necessary design documentation to support development of service publications. What It Takes: We need an excellent communicator, both verbal and written, who thrives on solving problems and working in a team environment. Ideally, you will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical, Computer, Mechanical, Ag Engineering or equivalent experience in a related career field. We also require: - Experience working in mechatronics; this includes a solid understanding of electrical and electronics, hydraulics, and mechanical systems. - Subsystem design, software development, and electronic circuit design and analysis experience. - Experience with C/C++ programming language and software development tools for embedded microcontrollers in mobile applications. - Control system experience preferably related to propulsion systems. A strong candidate will also have: - Technical experience relating to design/diagnostics of mechanical/electrical/hydraulic systems. - Experience with control systems design and analysis. - Some product engineering experience.

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees. We are a Six Sigma company that also offers many employment opportunities.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information regarding this posting contact Tiara Robinson at (248) 971-8101.

In order to promote this harmony in the workplace and to obey the laws related to employment, Volt maintains a strong commitment to equal employment opportunity without unlawful regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or parental status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.